Mergers & Acquisitions

Quick Reference

  • Mergers
  • Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures
  • Sales of Businesses
  • Purchases of Businesses
  • Tax Aspects

Legal Services

The Sonoma County law firm has handled major purchase and sales transactions as well as mergers between buyers and sellers of significant local companies. For example, the firm handled the sale of Asanté Mineral Waters, Inc. to Anheuser-Busch Beverage Group, Inc., handled the sale of Associated Business Products, Inc. to Global Docugraphix, Inc., handled the formation of joint ventures with Golden Valley Dairy Products and Turlock Cheese Company and the merger of California Gold with Dairy Farmers of America. O’Brien, Watters & Davis Law Firm has also handled the sale of Petaluma Poultry Processors, Inc. These transactions involved many of millions of dollars. This area of the firm’s practice if headed up by Daniel E. Davis, a Certified Public Accountant as well as Certified Specialist in Taxation Law. Mr. Davis is assisted in this area of practice by Toni L. Griffin and John R. O’Brien.